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Things to do in South San Francisco, California

Main Street of old Downtown South San Francisco speaks to once what was and what could be once again. As South San Francisco the community gathers, it leaves a pocket of opportunity for small business owners to come in and set up shop.Take a few minutes to explore what each downtown has to offer by viewing our directory below.

Downtown South San Francisco is the place to plan your wedding. You'll be spending a lot of time downtown as there are so many wonderful shops to find invitations, photographers, bakers, caterers and jewelers. Planning your wedding will be a breeze with so much support from local merchants to make a perfect and memorable day.

Downtown South San Francisco helps you expand your skills and learn some new ways to expand your artisan flare? Sign up for classes at your kitchen supply store, yarn shop, art and craft shop and photo gallery. You'll be having great fun with your new friends as you you take on that next project.

Downtown South San Francisco is a great place to rent a bike and take it for a ride around downtown. There are many bike shops that sell bike and accessories as well as provide service and tuning on your ride. Don't forget your helmet and other protective gear such as reflective gear, headlight and horn.

Downtown South San Francisco visitors are always welcome and you will receive exceptional service from local merchant-owners as opposed to staff at the big box retailers. We take the extra time to make sure that you how to make best use of your purchase and that you get exactly what you need.

Why do you love downtown?

Tracy Hart
Just purchased a home nearby and am looking forward to shopping in the area

Joyce gugger
Very relaxing ! Nice folks on the west coast

Patricia Majewski
So quaint and fun!

Kathleen Townsend
It's so quaint and cute!

Sophie Jacobson
I love downtown because it offers something for everyone!

Restaurants in South San Francisco, California


Ali Baba Restaurant

1429 San Mateo Avenue
Downtown South San Francisco



Arbys Restaurant

840 El Camino Real
Downtown South San Francisco



Bay Restaurants

400 Oyster Point Boulevard
Downtown South San Francisco




Downtown South San Francisco Hotels

Finding the best hotel in Downtown South San Francisco can make or break the experience of your entire trip. Take a few minutes to explore what each hotel has to offer by viewing our directory below. Here are some tips to consider:

Most hotel offer a complimentary breakfast bar or even a full cafe meal with your choice of a full menu. Keep in mind that some offer nothing at all so it is a good idea to pack a few packets of instant oatmeal for a quick and easy meal before you head out for the day.

Always announce during booking if the trip is for a special event, anniversary or reunion. Group rates can be pre-negotiated and you may qualify for a lower cost and better upgrades for your stay. If you are the one setting up the event, always work directly with the front desk manager to make sure the best service is offered to your party.

Other sources of noise can be opening and closing trash dumpsters and also during collection by garbage trucks. Another great question is if they have any renovation plans, or underway that could affect your ability to relax. Pack earplugs and eyeshades!